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There are 6 ways to get from Walthamstow to Romford by train, bus, taxi or car

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Recommended option

Train  •  27 min

  1. Take the train from Walthamstow Queens Road to Wanstead Park
  2. Take the train from Forest Gate to Romford

$6 - $9

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Line 257 bus, line 66 bus  •  1 h 24 min

  1. Take the line 257 bus from Walthamstow Bus Station to Leytonstone Station 257 / ...
  2. Take the line 66 bus from Leytonstone Station to Romford Station 66

$3

4 alternative options

Line 123 bus, line 66 bus  •  53 min

  1. Take the line 123 bus from Walthamstow, Bromley Road to Gants Hill Stn Woodford Ave 123
  2. Take the line 66 bus from Gants Hill to Romford, The Avenue 296 / ...

$6

Bus  •  1 h 9 min

  1. Take the bus from Walthamstow Central Station to Ilford, Chapel Road W19

$6 - $8

Taxi  •  17 min

  1. Take a taxi from Walthamstow to Romford 10.8 miles

$50 - $65

Drive  •  17 min

  1. Drive from Walthamstow to Romford 10.8 miles

$2 - $4

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The cheapest way to get from Walthamstow to Romford is to line 257 bus and line 66 bus which costs £2 and takes 1 h 24 min.

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The quickest way to get from Walthamstow to Romford is to taxi which costs £40 - £50 and takes 17 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Walthamstow to Romford. However, there are services departing from Walthamstow, Bromley Road and arriving at Romford, The Avenue via Gants Hill. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 53 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Walthamstow to Romford. However, there are services departing from Walthamstow Queens Road and arriving at Romford via Forest Gate. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 27 min.

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The distance between Walthamstow and Romford is 9 miles. The road distance is 10.8 miles.

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The best way to get from Walthamstow to Romford without a car is to train which takes 27 min and costs £4 - £7.

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It takes approximately 27 min to get from Walthamstow to Romford, including transfers.

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Walthamstow to Romford bus services, operated by London Buses, depart from Walthamstow, Bromley Road station.

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Walthamstow to Romford train services, operated by London Overground, depart from Walthamstow Queens Road station.

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The best way to get from Walthamstow to Romford is to train which takes 27 min and costs £4 - £7. Alternatively, you can line 123 bus and line 66 bus, which costs £5 and takes 53 min.

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Map of how to get from Walthamstow to Romford.
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  • Distance: 8.7 miles
  • Duration: 27 min

What companies run services between Walthamstow, England and Romford, England?

You can take a train from Walthamstow to Romford via Wanstead Park and Forest Gate in around 27 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Walthamstow to Romford via Gants Hill Stn Woodford Ave and Gants Hill in around 53 min.

Train operators
London Overground
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Train from Walthamstow Queens Road to Wanstead Park
Ave. Duration
6 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$1 - $3
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Oyster Card Off-Peak
$1 - $3
Cash
$4 - $7
Oyster Card
$2 - $3
TfL Rail
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Train from Forest Gate to Romford
Ave. Duration
15 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$4 - $6
Schedules at
tfl.gov.uk
Bus operators
London Buses
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Bus from Walthamstow, Bromley Road to Gants Hill Stn Woodford Ave
Ave. Duration
21 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
tfl.gov.uk
Bus from Gants Hill to Romford, The Avenue
Ave. Duration
27 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
tfl.gov.uk
Bus from Walthamstow Central Station to Ilford, Chapel Road
Ave. Duration
54 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
tfl.gov.uk
Bus from Walthamstow Bus Station to Leytonstone Station
Ave. Duration
29 min
Frequency
Every 5 minutes
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
tfl.gov.uk
Bus from Leytonstone Station to Romford Station
Ave. Duration
51 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$0
Schedules at
tfl.gov.uk
Other operators
Taxi from Walthamstow to Romford
Ave. Duration
17 min
Estimated price
$50 - $65
Call A Cab
Phone
+44 20 8901 4444
Website
callacab.com
Licenced London Taxi
Phone
+44 75 1905 5741
Website
licensedlondontaxi.co.uk
Com Cab
Phone
+44 20 7908 0271
Website
comcab-london.co.uk

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Walthamstow to Romford bus services, operated by London Buses, arrive at Romford, The Avenue station.

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Walthamstow to Romford train services, operated by TfL Rail, arrive at Romford station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Walthamstow to Romford is 11 miles. It takes approximately 17 min to drive from Walthamstow to Romford.

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